Härtel, Wilhelm August, Ritter von

Full Name
Härtel, Wilhelm August, Ritter von
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Date Born
1839
Date Died
1907
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Overview

Professor and early Christian art scholar at University of Vienna. In 1895 Härtel co-published, Die Wiener Genesis, with his Vienna colleague Franz Wickhoff. Härtel undertook the description of the manuscript and of the Greek text, and Wickhoff that of the pictures.

Selected Bibliography
[series of articles on Wiener Genesis in]: Jahrbuch der kunsthistorischen Sammlungen des Allerhchsten Kaiserhauses 15-16 (Jahrgang 12-13) (1894-95), Beilage (supplement), [written in conjunction with Franz Wickhoff]; and Wickhoff, Franz. Die Wiener Genesis. Vienna: F. Tempsky, 1895; and Curtius, Georg. Kurzgefaszte griechische Schulgrammatik nach Curtius und v. Hartels Schulgrammatik. Vienna: F. Tempsky, 1907; Kritische versuche zur fünften dekade des Livius. Vienna: Tempsky, 1888 ; Lucifer von Cagliari und sein Latein. Vienna: s. n., 1885]; Lvciferi Calaritani Opvscvla. Corpus scriptorum ecclesiasticorum Latinorum 14. Vindobonae: apvd C. Geroldi filivm, 1886.
Sources
Kleinbauer, W. Eugene. Research Guide to the History of Western Art. Sources of Information in the Humanities, no. 2. Chicago: American Library Association, 1982, p. 32.